Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Altered Schedule – Thursday, February 13th: Active Intruder Training for Students
No School – Mid Winter Break – Monday, February 17th – Friday, February 21, 2020
This week only - the 2020 Grad Knight has dropped the price to $185! In addition, all Seniors who have purchased their Grad Knight ticket can enter a Jellybean Guessing Competition to win a $25 dollar Amazon gift card. Enter this week during the Nutritional Break and after school Wednesday, as well as Friday during both lunches in the commons. Good luck Seniors and go by your Grad Knight ticket! Completed forms must be turned in to the PTSA box in the Counseling Center. Scholarships available to eligible students.
Graduation Party Forms and Payment
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The Boys Soccer Program tryouts
are Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday March 2nd, 3rd & 4th from 3:45pm-6:30pm at Newport Stadium. Students should sign up now through Final Forms and fill out the required information and forms.
If you are interested in competition science and you want to learn about a variety of advanced STEM topics, join Science Olympiad Club
. We meet every Tuesday at 3:30pm in room 1404.
Volunteer for the annual Knights of Pi Math Competition
on March 7th
. Be a part of this fun and competitive middle school math competition to earn volunteer hours. For more information, go to www.newport mathclub.org
The BOOM and SHOUT Experience Conferences
are happening on March 24th and 26th! These conferences are designed for students that racially identify as African, Black, Hispanic, LatinX, Native American, Southeast Asian, Pacific Islander or mix of any. This program provides an opportunity for students to connect, be inspired, find support and to be led and taught by people who also racially identify like them. Students will spend the day learning and engaging in discussion around race, culture, leadership and self-empowerment.
For more information or to sign up:
Students who identify as male - https://bsd405.org/departments/equity/boom/
Students who identify as female - https://bsd405.org/departments/equity/shout/
This Week’s Student Events and Activities
On Tuesday, February 11, 2020, there will be a Girls Tennis Information Meeting
at 3:45pm in the Lecture Hall.
If you like theater but missed auditions for Sound of Music and want a low commitment, then you should audition for Newport's 4th Annual One Act Play Festival
! Auditions are today, Tuesday, February 11th in the Green Room after school. Audition forms are on the bulletin board outside of room 1207 (the green room). Please have your audition form filled out before auditions
. Hope to see you there!
Each year Leadership tries to implement empathy and/or care weeks. This week, as we head toward Valentine's Day
and Midwinter Break
our Equity Reps and ASB Leaders would like to highlight some opportunities to show kindness, empathy and Share the Love
. If you'd like to participate here are the suggestions for each day:
- TUESDAY: February is Black History Month and Newport is highlighting Black History Day You can wear black to support BSU and stop by the BSU table near the main stairwell. BSU will have bracelets to hand out and you'll have an opportunity to connect with BSU students, check out their display, and learn about the black experience. BSU meets on Tuesday afternoons in room 2108. Allies welcome.
- WEDNESDAY: Consider doing some Acts of Random Kindness. There will be flyers with suggestions around the school and Post Its with positive thoughts. ARK Club meets every other Friday in the library if you’d like to continue the effort.
- THURSDAY: Tomorrow (Friday, 2/14) is the 2nd anniversary of the Parkland school shooting and today, Thursday 2/13 we will be holding our school safety assembly (or Active Intruder Training, schedule below). Given those things, we’d like to take the time today to remember the staff and students at Parkland as well as the many others who have been lost due to gun violence. Wear ORANGE in Remembrance. Leadership will also have orange ribbons at the door in the morning. In addition, GSA will be holding a Krispy Kreme fundraiser after school outside the main office. (Donations accepted as well). All proceeds go to Lambert House, an organization that empowers LGBTQ+ youth through the development of leadership, social and life skills. GSA meets Fridays after school in room 2110. Allies welcome.
- FRIDAY: We'll end the week with some fun and celebration to Share the Love. Wear Pink and/or Red for Valentine's Day. VAL-o-GRAMS will be taking place as well. You can STILL buy a Val-o-Grams at lunch until Monday.
On Thursday February 13th
we are hosting BSD Safety and Security Department to lead our students in the Active Intruder Training
. We will still have a 1, 3, 5, 7 block schedule and periods will be shortened to 75 minutes with a single lunch period.
||8:00 – 9:15
9:20 – 11:40
Class time for Group B 9:20 – 10:35
Class time for Group A 10:30 – 11:45
75 min for each class
60 min each assembly
|Assembly Group A
||9:25 – 10:25
|Assembly Group B
||10:45 – 11:40
||11:50 – 12:20
||12:25 – 1:40
||1:45 – 3:00
The Boys Soccer Program is holding their last open field session on Saturday, February 29th from 10:00am-11:30am at Newport Stadium. All students interested in trying out for the Boys’ Soccer Program should attend.
Art in Action Club is presenting to you another oil painting night! Happy Trees Oil Painting Event
will be Friday, February 28, 2020, 4pm – 7pm, in room 2405. Ticket price is $25. This includes a pizza dinner. Ticket sales will be February 10th
through February 14th
First Day of Practice for ALL Spring Sports
is Monday, March 2, 2020. Spring Sports Night for Parents and Athletes
is Thursday, March 5th
, 7pm, in the Main Gym.
Parking Ticket Dispute Hours: Mr. Spichak will hold office hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday after school from 3:10PM to 3:45PM; Wednesday mornings from 7:30AM till 7:50AM, as well as after school from 1:00PM till 1:20PM. His office is in the library, left-hand side, L#3.
Newport Music Creators Club
is now every Thursday in room 1233, 3:30pm to 4:30pm. Come and join us if you are interested in in making music and having a place to share.
Each of our middle schools are looking for high school students to volunteer as camp counselors for 6th Grade Outdoor Education Camp
. By volunteering, high school students can earn up to 50 community service hours. But more importantly, they will be looked to as a guide, friend, example, advisor, and a source of inspiration.
In order to be considered for a camp counselor position applicant should:
- Be in 10th, 11th or 12th grade (11th or 12th grade only for Newport High School)
- Be a student in good standing (2.5 GPA, no failing classes, on track to graduate)
- Have been consistently on time to school and classes
- Have no prior discipline issues
Please note – high school students may only serve on one camp.
Apply Online in the BSD Student Portal (link).
Attention all baseball players!
2020 Tryouts are just around the corner! All former and interested players should attend to learn about the program and tryouts. Off Season workouts are available and encouraged for all former and interested players. Coach Kim offers weight training on Mondays from 7:30-8:45pm and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30pm. Open field workouts take place on the Varsity field on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30pm. Team tryouts will be on Monday, March 2 through Wednesday, March 4th.
The Student Store
is now open 1st
lunch; accepting cash or credit.
Peer Tutors Wanted
for all levels of math & science. Peer tutors receive community service hours for their assistance. Students who want to be a Peer Tutor can sign up in the Main Office.
Class of 2020
NHS Seniors! Class of 2020 Graduation Festivities
page is now live!
Grad Knight Registration & Ticket Purchase
links are live!
This all-night celebration for seniors begins directly after the graduation ceremony June 16, 2020. The ticket includes transportation to multiple events with food, drink, and GREAT entertainment. This event is sponsored by NHS PTSA to help keep seniors safe! If you are interested in a payment plan or scholarship, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
What’s for Lunch:
Monday, February 10th:
Fish Basket: Breaded Alaska Pollock Wedge, Baked Fries, Whole Grain Roll & Tartar Sauce
Tuesday, February 11th:
Phở Rice Noodle Soup w/Chicken or
Tofu in flavor-packed Veg. Broth
Wednesday, February 12th:
EXPRESS LUNCH (Deli Turkey Sub Sandwich, Pizza, Burgers & Grab’n Go)
Thursday, February 13th:
Meatballs & Mashed Potatoes w/Brown Gravy, Steamed Broccoli & Whole Wheat Roll
Friday, February 14th: Valentine’s Day Special:
Dutch Waffle, Strawberries & Whipped Cream Topping & Turkey Sausages
Monday, February 17, 2020 – Friday, February 21, 2020 – No School – Mid Winter Break
Monday, February 24th:
Chicken Basket: Breaded Chicken Tenders w/Honey-mustard Dipping Sauce, Baked Fries & Whole Wheat Roll
Tuesday, February 25th:
Chicken Parmesan, Penne Pasta & Garlic Bread
Wednesday, February 26th:
EXPRESS LUNCH (Deli Turkey Sub Sandwich, Pizza, Burgers & Grab’n Go)
Thursday, February 27th:
Chow Mein Noodles w/Beef & Vegetables
Friday, February 28th: Flavors of the World: India:
Indian Chicken Curry or Indian Chickpea Curry & Brown Rice.
Upcoming Dates & Reminders
Thursday, 02/13/20 – Active Intruder Training for Students
Monday, 02/17/20 – Friday, 02/21/20 – No School – Mid Winter Break
Monday, 02/24/20 – Friday, 02/28/20 – Spring Impact Testing – 4pm
Tuesday, 02/25/20 – Registration and Elective Fair for Students – Modified Schedule - Registration Schedules 2020 v2
Monday, 03/02/20 - First Day of Practice for ALL Spring Sports
Thursday, 03/05/20 – Spring Sports Night for Parents and Athletes –
NHS Gym – 7pm
Friday, 03/20/20 – January Snow Day Make-Up Day
Tuesday, 06/16/20 - Class of 2020 Graduation - University of Washington Alaska Airlines Arena
Monday, 06/22/20 - January Snow Day Make-Up Day
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